"You can't go to the zoo with a black momma. Like, 'Momma, I wanna go over there and see that giraffe.' [In momma's voice] 'Do you know that giraffe? Do that giraffe know you?'" - Bill Bellamy on
Stand Up For Family
4.14-17: Bill Bellamy @ American...
4.12: Miami Horror @ Belly Up Tavern, bellyup.com
Grand Theft Auto V features this indie electronica band's song "Sometimes."
4.13: Chvrches @ Observatory North Park, observatorysd.com
In June, this alt. electro trio will perform during the Bonnaroo...
4.1: Peter Murphy @ the Irenic, casbahmusic.com
Alt. rocker on a one-month acoustic tour throughout the U.S.
4.1: Tyler the Creator @ Observatory North Park, observatorysd.com
Tyler Gregory Okonma, aka Tyler the Creator, is a mid-20s rapper out...
At 3 1/2 hours, Monday's 58th annual
lasted far too long to qualify as a roller-coaster ride. But it had enough ups and downs to almost qualify, including performances that varied wildly in quality, audio glitches that marred Adele's...
8/2: Real Estate @ BellyUp Tavern, bellyup.com
Summertime-infused indie jams from a band that resides in the Garden State (that's Jersey, yo!).
8/3: Paul Wall @ 4th and B, 4thandbevents.com
Booking the performers and heading the board of directors for one of San Diego’s oldest and most respected arts organizations is serious business.
But Leah Rosenthal and Katherine Chapin have good reason to sound doubly giddy when they discuss the La...
I did not grow up in San Diego, but its vibrant and varied music scene has nurtured me — personally and professionally — since moving here in my late teens. And what I loved about the music scene then is exactly what I love about it now, several decades...